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Software Engineer - Developer Experience (Node.js / TypeScript)



Software Engineering
Los Angeles, CA, USA · Remote
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024
We're looking for a software engineer to join our Developer Experience team at Paragon! The DevEx team is at the core of our customer-facing product work. You’ll be regularly shipping features that are integral to hundreds of thousands of users.
You'll work with us in our beautiful, dog-friendly office in West LA. If you're currently based somewhere else in the US, we can sponsor your relocation to Los Angeles or work together remotely.
Compensation: $120,000-140,000 with 0.01% to 0.05% Equity in Paragon

What you'll do

  • Develop, Enhance, Create
  • Collaborate with senior engineers to craft solutions that provide a best-in-class integration development experience for our customers
  • Develop and maintain Paragon's SDKs and APIs
  • Identify, Innovate, Execute
  • Play an integral role in identifying opportunities for improvement within Paragon's integrations framework
  • Actively contribute to the execution and testing of cutting-edge features
  • Understand, Empower, Transform
  • Take ownership of understanding diverse customer use cases
  • Make impactful contributions to key product and architecture decisions
  • Support Paragon's mission by gathering and analyzing user feedback
  • Help lead the growth of our engineering team and shape Paragon's culture

You should have

  • 3+ years of Backend Engineering Experience: You have a strong background in backend engineering, with a proven track record of delivering high-quality software solutions.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript, Go, Java, or Node.js: You have at least 3 years of experience working with one or more of these languages, enabling you to contribute effectively to our tech stack.
  • Expertise in SQL Databases and Caches: You are comfortable working with SQL databases like Postgres and caching systems like Redis. You understand the nuances of optimizing data storage and retrieval.
  • Autonomy and Fast-Paced Environment: You thrive in a high-autonomy, fast-paced environment where you're empowered to make decisions that shape the direction of the company. Your ability to adapt and make informed choices is essential.

Bonus points if you have

  • Experience with Distributed Systems
  • Experience with React and TypeScript
  • Proficiency in Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with etcd, Lambdas, and Distributed Systems Tools
  • DevOps Experience: Exposure to DevOps tools such as Grafana, Prometheus, and Terraform

We'll provide

  • New laptop/equipment of your choice
  • Top of the line health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Unlimited PTO
  • (Optional) Relocation to LA
Paragon is an embedded integration platform for SaaS apps - we enable companies to build products that integrate with the SaaS ecosystem. With Paragon, software companies can integrate with hundreds of different SaaS apps in minutes while providing their customers with a seamless, unified integration experience. Our vision is to build the connecting layer for all software that enables every application in the world to work together seamlessly.